Minister of Agriculture works in Cunene

Ondjiva – The Minister of Agriculture, Marcos Nhunga, is in southern Cunene province since Wednesday morning to visit the Agribusiness Ezopark project, Horizonte-2020, in Calueque town.

In Cunene, the minister will evaluate the implementation degree of the project (one of the largest Agribusiness projects), where it is expected to work on about 100.000 hectares of land for the production of meat, milk, sugar, animal food and cereals.

The project is of private initiative and is part of the program of diversification of the economy, which aims to transform the region traditionally based in farming.

The region stands on the Cunene River its main source of water supply in an area capable of ensuring the production of food for domestic consumption and also for export.

Source: Angola Press News Agency